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NGC 281 - The Pacman Nebula - Narrowband (Hubble Palette)




Study of a bacon producer ...

21 BBY: Jabiim

Sunset Palette

MAGIC TELESCOPES. Observatorio Roque de los Muchachos


The Glow of the Forest Fire

1900 Storm Memorial No. 1

Frozen Arches

Cascata da Cabreia

Volcán de Estrellas. Cerro Chacaya. Santiago.Chile

Cathedral of the Assumption, Gozo, Malta


<i>Dazzle Ships in Drydock at Liverpool</i>, Edward Wadsworth (1919)

furtho:Lothar Zitzmann‘s Kosmonauten, 1965 (via here)

Lothar Zitzmann‘s Kosmonauten, 1965 (via here)

Man Being Pursued By Baby Squirrel Calls Police For Help

In a surprising twist, the squirrel was the one who needed assistance.<p>A man in Germany may not have been in danger when he called the cops on a baby squirrel chasing him, but it all worked out for the best for the furry suspect.<p>Emergency services in the city of Karlsruhe got a call Thursday from a …

Animal Rescue

When Cats Go Fishing

(YouTube link)<p>In this goofy episode of Aaron's Animals, Aaron Benitez and his cat Prince Michael go fishing. They are not expert fishermen, like …


Gates testimony dredges up Trump inaugural spending mystery

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's inaugural committee pushed back hard last summer on questions about whether the unprecedented $107 million budget for the event was fraught with cost overruns and misspending. A top inauguration official assured The Associated Press that spending had been restrained …

Donald Trump

Trump's fresh immigration headache

A June Supreme Court decision over how to give immigrants notice to appear in court for deportation proceedings has opened another big legal fight …


9 Things You Should Do to Your Home Before Fall Starts

Only read this if you're interested in saving money this fall and winter.<p>I wish the only thing you needed to prep your home for fall is to light a bunch of pumpkin spice candles. While yes, that <i>is</i> a crucial part of getting ready for the change of seasons, there are more important (and not exactly …

Home Improvement

Pentagon chief Mattis defends his reversal on Space Force

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Sunday he is satisfied that creating a Space Force as a separate military service is the right way to reorganize the Pentagon's approach to space.<p>Mattis, who last year opposed moves in Congress to create a separate space service, said …

U.S. Secretary of Defense

Why did 2 of Trump's aides feel the need to record him?

<b>(CNN) —</b> We've entered a new plane of reality where the question of who secretly recorded President Donald Trump doing what without his knowledge has become an overriding theme of his presidency.<p>Release of secret tapes almost derailed his presidential campaign. Trump's obsession with the unfounded …

Donald Trump

This chicken pesto squash bowl is a *major* flavor upgrade from spaghetti and meatballs

Presented by PERDUE® Chicken<p>Your summertime sustenance consists of low-maintenance meals that <i>ideally</i> can be carried out to your rooftop/porch/fire …


Trump offers White House staffers a special perk at his golf club

Ethics experts say the merchandise discounts represent a disturbing blurring of lines between his private business and the presidency.<p>There’s an under-the-radar perk being offered to staffers in President Donald Trump’s administration — discounts on Trump-branded merchandise sold at his Bedminster, …

Donald Trump

Congressional Budget Office Revises Economic Forecast Downward

Director warns that projections are ‘inherently uncertain’<p>The Congressional Budget Office projects the economy to grow at a rate of 3.1 percent in …


This 3-second, bouquet-inspired hack keeps your veggies fresh longer in the fridge

On a scale from 1 to the absolute worst, having veggies rot before you get the chance to enjoy them is pretty high up there. But if you constantly …


White House called toxins contamination 'PR nightmare'

HORSHAM, Pa. (AP) — Lauren Woeher wonders if her 16-month-old daughter has been harmed by tap water contaminated with toxic industrial compounds used in products like nonstick cookware, carpets, firefighting foam and fast-food wrappers. Henry Betz, at 76, rattles around his house alone at night, …

Public Health